6-9
30 -
Team 1 2 3 4
ATL 3 10 7 10
NO 7 0 0 7
14

Game Story

NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- A tenacious play by two backup defenders on Jimmy Graham's catch at the goal line - and a little help from a disputed ruling - helped save Atlanta's postseason hopes and ultimately sank the Saints.

Scoring Summary

1st Quarter
14:40
TD
Mark Ingram rushed to the left for 1 yard gain (Shayne Graham made PAT)
ATL 0 - NO 7
11:15
FG
Matt Bryant kicked a 44-yard field goal
ATL 3 - NO 7
2nd Quarter
11:48
FG
Matt Bryant kicked a 50-yard field goal
ATL 6 - NO 7
0:03
TD
Matt Ryan passed to Eric Weems down the middle for 3 yard gain (Matt Bryant made PAT)
ATL 13 - NO 7
3rd Quarter
5:42
TD
Devonta Freeman rushed to the right for 31 yard gain (Matt Bryant made PAT)
ATL 20 - NO 7
4th Quarter
5:48
TD
Drew Brees passed to Jimmy Graham to the left for 4 yard gain (Shayne Graham made PAT)
ATL 20 - NO 14
1:56
FG
Matt Bryant kicked a 32-yard field goal
ATL 23 - NO 14
0:00
TD
Drew Brees fumbled. Osi Umenyiora recovered fumble and returned for 86 yards (Matt Bryant made PAT)
ATL 30 - NO 14

Game Leaders

Passing

Atlanta

PASSING
Passing Comp Att Yds Pct Y/A Sack YdsL TD Int QBRat FumL
Matt Ryan 30 40 322 75.0 8.1 0 0 1 0 106.5 0

New Orleans

PASSING
Passing Comp Att Yds Pct Y/A Sack YdsL TD Int QBRat FumL
Drew Brees 30 47 313 63.8 6.7 5 42 1 2 72.4 1

Rushing

Atlanta

RUSHING
Rushing Rush Yds Avg Long TD FumL
Devonta Freeman 5 36 7.2 31 1 0
Jacquizz Rodgers 11 29 2.6 8 0 0
Steven Jackson 4 9 2.3 5 0 0
Matt Ryan 2 7 3.5 7 0 0

New Orleans

RUSHING
Rushing Rush Yds Avg Long TD FumL
Mark Ingram 13 38 2.9 8 1 0
Drew Brees 2 8 4.0 9 0 1
Khiry Robinson 2 7 3.5 4 0 0
Nick Toon 1 4 4.0 4 0 0

Receiving

Atlanta

RECEIVING
Receiving Rec Tgt Yds Avg Long TD FumL
Julio Jones 7 8 107 15.3 24 0 0
Roddy White 6 9 55 9.2 15 0 0
Devonta Freeman 3 4 48 16.0 36 0 0
Harry Douglas 4 7 47 11.8 27 0 0
Devin Hester 2 3 25 12.5 16 0 0
Levine Toilolo 4 4 17 4.3 8 0 0
Steven Jackson 1 1 14 14.0 14 0 0
Eric Weems 1 1 3 3.0 3 1 0
Jacquizz Rodgers 1 2 3 3.0 3 0 0
Patrick DiMarco 1 1 3 3.0 3 0 0

New Orleans

RECEIVING
Receiving Rec Tgt Yds Avg Long TD FumL
Marques Colston 6 10 80 13.3 27 0 0
Kenny Stills 6 8 68 11.3 22 0 0
Jimmy Graham 6 10 53 8.8 15 1 1
Nick Toon 3 6 44 14.7 21 0 0
Pierre Thomas 2 3 24 12.0 16 0 0
Mark Ingram 3 3 17 5.7 14 0 0
Robert Meachem 1 1 13 13.0 13 0 0
Jalen Saunders 1 1 7 7.0 7 0 0
Khiry Robinson 1 1 5 5.0 5 0 0
Benjamin Watson 1 2 2 2.0 2 0 0

Kicking

Atlanta

KICKING
Kicking XPM XPA FGM FGA Long Pct Pts
Matt Bryant 3 3 3 3 50 100.0 12
Matt Bosher 0 0 0 0 0 N/A 0

New Orleans

KICKING
Kicking XPM XPA FGM FGA Long Pct Pts
Shayne Graham 2 2 0 0 0 N/A 2
Thomas Morstead 0 0 0 0 0 N/A 0

Punting

Atlanta

PUNTING
Punting Punt Avg In20 TB
Matt Bosher 5 44.2 4 0

New Orleans

PUNTING
Punting Punt Avg In20 TB
Thomas Morstead 4 50.0 2 0

Returns

Atlanta

RETURNS
Kick/Punt Returns KR Yds Avg Long TD PR Yds Avg Long TD
Devin Hester 2 49 24.5 25 0 2 2 1.0 2 0

New Orleans

RETURNS
Kick/Punt Returns KR Yds Avg Long TD PR Yds Avg Long TD
Jalen Saunders 2 120 60.0 99 0 1 0 0.0 0 0
Tim Lelito 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 N/A 0 0

Defense

Atlanta

DEFENSE
Defense Solo Ast Sack YdsL PD Int Yds IntTD
Osi Umenyiora 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Jonathan Babineaux 2 0 1.0 7 0 0 0 0
Josh Wilson 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Eric Weems 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Dwight Lowery 4 1 1.0 18 0 0 0 0
Kroy Biermann 1 2 1.0 3 0 0 0 0
Tyson Jackson 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
William Moore 2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Javier Arenas 4 0 0.0 0 1 0 0 0
Corey Peters 2 0 1.0 7 0 0 0 0
Robert McClain 4 1 0.0 0 2 1 5 0
Jacquizz Rodgers 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Cliff Matthews 2 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Drew Davis 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Desmond Trufant 4 1 0.0 0 1 1 0 0
Kemal Ishmael 3 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Joplo Bartu 3 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Paul Worrilow 6 3 0.0 0 1 0 0 0
Ra'Shede Hageman 2 1 1.0 7 0 0 0 0
Dezmen Southward 2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Prince Shembo 2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0

New Orleans

DEFENSE
Defense Solo Ast Sack YdsL PD Int Yds IntTD
Parys Haralson 2 2 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Zach Strief 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Marques Colston 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Curtis Lofton 4 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
David Hawthorne 4 4 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Keenan Lewis 4 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Ramon Humber 4 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Patrick Robinson 2 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Brandon Deaderick 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Junior Galette 2 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Cameron Jordan 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Akiem Hicks 1 2 0.0 0 1 0 0 0
Nick Toon 2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Terrence Frederick 4 2 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Kenny Vaccaro 3 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
John Jenkins 4 2 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Marcus Ball 2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Brian Dixon 3 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Kasim Edebali 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Pierre Warren 2 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0